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This Is the Real Key to Generating Creativity

Coming up with creative solutions can be slow and feel unproductive, but recent studies show that it's worthwhile to put in the extra time.<p>How much time do you dedicate to creative thinking at work? According to recent research, you might want to push for a little bit longer.<p>Brian Lucas, an …

Creativity

28 Gifts For The Pothead In Your Life

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Sia Gets Real About Being Stood Up by Kanye West and Rihanna

She also confirms Adele is the best and admits working with Katy Perry can be "boring."<p>Sia has worked with everyone from Beyoncé to Britney Spears. And while she might be afraid to show her face, she showed she's not afraid to dish on her past collaborators.<p>In a recent interview with <i>Rolling Stone</i> …

10 Netflix Documentaries To Watch With Your Partner This Winter

The holidays means extra time off and (for many of us) chilly weather, so cuddle up with your partner in crime and get lost in a documentary.<p>1. For …

This is how Bernie Sanders wins: The appeal to Donald Trump voters that would turn 2016 upside down

<b>Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders (Reuters/Christopher Aluka Berry/Joshua Roberts/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Blinkered by bigotries, white working-class voters flock to Trump. The real economic populist is Bernie Sanders<p>Sean Illing<p>December 7, 2015 9:16pm (UTC)<p>Donald Trump has carved out an interesting niche …

Middle-class

I still won’t vote for Hillary — unless her supporters can answer these 20 questions

An unrepentant Bernie Sanders-only voter challenges Hillary Clinton backers to win his support<p>H.A. Goodman<p>December 7, 2015 8:06pm (UTC)<p>If supporters of Hillary Clinton would answer the questions below, through a vantage point that doesn't entail moral relativism or the belief that <i>Republicans are</i> …

Hillary Clinton

'Spotlight' named best picture by L.A. Film Critics

<b>(The Hollywood Reporter) —</b> "Spotlight," Tom McCarthy's drama about the Boston Globe reporters who exposed sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, was named this year's best picture by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, edging out George Miller's "Mad Max: Fury Road," which was runner-up in the …

Grammys: Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar, the Weeknd Lead Nominations

Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar and the Weeknd were among the artists nominated for the Grammys’ biggest awards as all three artists earned Album of the …

The best music books of 2015

Eye-openers from Grace Jones and Jon Savage, but for sheer, sharp entertainment, no one beats Tom Jones<p><b>Best of culture in 2015:</b> see this year’s cultural highlights, chosen by the Guardian’s writers and critics<p>There are bigger books and more concise books, and books edited by people capable of …

Books

Trump quadruples down: Muslims 'went wild' after 9/11

Donald Trump continued to defend his remarks that Muslims "went wild" in celebration following the 9/11 attacks in the United States on Monday, and hammered President Barack Obama repeatedly for failing to use the term "radical Islamic terrorism" to describe what he said was the predominant threat …

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

Here's what it's like when President Obama gets mad

When he's mad, President Barack Obama gets eerily quiet.<p>Reggie Love, a 26-year-old former Duke University football and basketball star, improbably became then-Senator Obama's right-hand man during his first presidential campaign in 2007.<p>Love went on to work as Obama's personal aide for five years, …

Buying These Organic Foods Is A Waste Of Money

<i>By: Kara King</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>People choose to eat organically for many reasons -- it's better for the planet, it's supposedly healthier -- but often these folks are misguided. Although it's true that USDA organic products must be free from synthetic ingredients and grown on farms that strive to …

Nutrition

A Coward for President?

Paris was attacked; leading conservative politicians leaped to shamelessly pander to their fearful and timid base. However, the comments of Donald Trump provoked my suspicion that Americans' love affair with the gun and war (with other people's skin in the game) creates cowards. The Donald said:<p>You …

19 changes to make in your 20s to set yourself up for lifelong success

In fact, one psychologist calls this time period the "defining decade," since it sets the stage for the rest of your life.<p>We understand that might sound intimidating. To reduce some of the pressure, we put together a road map of sorts based on several Quora threads on how to make the most of your …

Libraries

20 of the best books by the most influential thinkers in business

Since 2001, the Thinkers50 organization has hosted what the Financial Times has dubbed the "Oscars of management thinking," an award ceremony for the top 50 management thought leaders whose work has most affected the business world.<p>From elite business-school professors to insightful career coaches, …

Self-improvement

It's Official, No One Uses "LOL" Anymore

Except for maybe your parents.<p>In today's edition of breaking "news" that's not new to you at all, nobody uses "LOL" anymore. Well, to be precise, just 1.9 percent of Facebook users claims to be laughing out loud, which means the acronym is on the verge of extinction.<p>Scientists at Facebook studied …

How to check a bag for free

Ever since American introduced checked-bag fees in 2008, nearly every major U.S. airline (and plenty of international airlines) have followed suit.<p>Checked-bag fees are now the industry norm. Even industry darling JetBlue broke our hearts and added the dreaded surcharge.<p>But not all hope is lost!<p>Here …

Credit Cards

12 Street Artists You Need To Follow on Instagram

Keep tabs on the best graffiti, sticker and street artists from NYC’s first ever Lower Manhattan Mural Festival.<p>If you happened to be in lower Manhattan the second weekend of August, you might have noticed something a little out of place: graffiti artists, out in the open, spray painting the city …

5 weird and wonderful Japanese indie games you're not playing yet

Independent games may have become a commercial darling in the West, but the Japanese scene is just starting to bloom.<p>Japan doesn’t have an IndieCade, …

Meet the man who flies the world for free

To most, flying is a necessary evil required to shift you from your home to your holiday as quickly as possible. To others, it’s a passion - and a profession.<p>Meet Ben Schlappig, an airline obsessive and travel blogger who has made it his life’s goal to travel around the world as much as possible …

Credit Cards

Work begins on Chicago's first 'shared street'

Construction is beginning on Chicago's first "shared street" project that will transform a three-block stretch of Argyle Street in Uptown into a European-style plaza boulevard where pedestrians, bicyclists and motor vehicles must learn to co-exist in one wide, curb-less lane, city officials said …

Potbox: A monthly subscription box for dank weed

There may actually be no reason to ever leave your home again.<p>At this point, it may be easier to count things that <i>don't</i> have a subscription-based …

Did Hell Just Freeze Over? Obama to Free Scores of Non-Violent Drug Offenders from Prison

<b>“Prison is for rapists, thieves, and murderers. If you lock someone up for smoking a plant that makes them happy, you’re the fucking criminal.” – Joe</b> …

Coloradans push for marijuana in bars

Neither recognized the other, as one supervised a 30-minute effort to restart the other’s heart.<p>Water is expected to rise in Okanogan County until …

Free marijuana for all: Oregonians exercise the right to Weed the People

“A line this long that never ends and everybody is happy,” marveled Jim Leighton, a 30-year Oregon resident. “Isn’t that great?” He and some 1,300 others stood in a queue that snaked around the block in the sweltering Portland heat Friday afternoon, waiting for entry to an event where they could …

Homosexuality in the Brain

From an evolutionary point of view, homosexuality is rather difficult to explain. Any genetic trait that reduces the chances of producing the …

National Academy of Sciences

Lil Wayne refiles $51m lawsuit against Cash Money Records

Lawyers for the rapper confirm the case regarding payment of his album advance will go forward in Louisiana<p>Lil Wayne continues his $51m (£34m) lawsuit against Cash Money Records and label co-founder Bryan “Birdman” Williams over the payment of his advance, despite new reports that the rapper had …